Philosophical Anthropology

SMT2705HS  L0101
Offered in Winter 2010  ·  Previously offered in Winter 2008 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

This course is an introduction to the basic problems in the philosophy of mind. the most important questions studied will be the debate between Dualists and Materialists; the nature of Self-Consciousness; the nature of the Self; Artificial Intelligence and questions of Personal Identity and the Survival of Death. Teaching Methods: Lecture/Class Discussions Means of Evaluation: 2 essays: each essay a 6 to 8 page critical evaluation of a Philosophical Topic (each essay worth 30%), one 2-hour in-class cumulative test (worth 30% )Two short argument summaries of 2 pages each (5% for each summary).

Schedule: Tuesday, 9:00 to 11:00
Instructors: Jean-Pierre Fortin
Other Information: Second Semester · One Credit

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